Friedrich Wilhelm, Prince of Hesse
|Birthname||Friedrich Wilhelm Sigismund Viktor|
|born on||23 November 1893 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )|
|Place||Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 50n07, 8e40|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||01°28' 27°51 Asc. 20°51'|
German prince, as the first-born son of Prince Friedrich Karl of Hesse and Princess Margarete of Prussia. He was a brother-in-law of Prince Philip, the consort of Queen Elizabeth II.
After military training as a midshipman at the Kriegsschule in Hanover, he served as a lieutenant in the Thuringian Uhlan Regiment No. 6. At the beginning of the First World War, he was deployed with his regiment on the Western Front and was mobilised in France. At Laval, he was badly wounded by a gunshot. The bullet injured one arm and both lungs. After recovering, he was transferred to a divisional staff on the Eastern Front. In 1915 he was wounded there again. Prince Friedrich Wilhelm of Hesse died at Cara Omer in Romania on 15 September 1916, aged 22.
- child->parent relationship with Margarete, Princess of Prussia (born 22 April 1872)
- sibling relationship with Christoph, Prince of Hesse (born 14 May 1901)
- sibling relationship with Richard, Prince of Hesse (born 14 May 1901)
Sy Scholfield provided news report from Hamburger Nachrichten, 24 November 1893, p. 2: "Franfurt a. M., den 23. November. (Reut. Bur.) Die Prinzessin Friedrich Karl von Hessen, geborene Prinzessin Margarethe von Preußen, wurde heute Mittag um 1 Uhr in der Villa der Landgräfin von Heffen hierfeldst von einem gesunden Prinzen glücklich entbunden."
(Franfurt a[m] M[ain], 23 November. (Reut. Bur.) Princess Friedrich Karl of Hesse, nee Princess Margaret of Prussia, was happily delivered this afternoon at 1 o'clock in the villa of Landgravine of Hesse of a healthy prince).
- Family : Relationship : Married late/never (Never)
- Family : Parenting : Kids none
- Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Age 22)
- Vocation : Military : Combat
- Vocation : Military : Killed
- Vocation : Military : Military career (Lieutenant)
- Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Hesse-Kassel, Germany)